About

The Daily Free Press (ISSN 1094-7337), the independent student newspaper at Boston University, is published digitally Monday through Friday and printed on Thursdays during the academic year except during vacation and exam periods, as well as when there aren’t ads to help cover the cost of printing. The paper is published by Back Bay Publishing Co., Inc., a nonprofit Massachusetts corporation operated by Boston University students. The paper was founded May 5, 1970 by BU students.

The Daily Free Press in print is distributed free at about 50 sites on Boston University’s Charles River Campus. Those interested can also sign up for  our email newsletter, which  is sent each morning with the day’s top headlines.

The Daily Free Press Online (ISSN 1094-5962) has been publishing on the same days as the print edition since January 1996 at http://www.dailyfreepress.com.

Please email [email protected] for more information.


Print Readership Information

Circulation for publishing days of The Daily Free Press in print is 5,000 issues each Thursday we have advertising.

Online Readership Information

  • Approximately 75,000 page views a month
  • Approximately 42,000  unique views a month

Editors — Fall 2022

Molly Farrar — Editor-in-Chief ([email protected])

Tanisha Bhat — Managing Editor ([email protected])

Talia Lissauer — Campus Editor ([email protected])
Sangmin Song — Campus Editor ([email protected])

Casey Choung — City Editor ([email protected])
Bella Ramirez — City Editor (
[email protected])

Ava Berger — Features Editor ([email protected])
Claire Law — Features Editor (
[email protected])

Chloe Patel — Sports Editor ([email protected])
Brendan Nordstrom — Sports Editor (
[email protected])

Lydia Evans — Co-Opinion Editor ([email protected])
Max Poziack — Co-Opinion Editor ([email protected])

Payton Renegar — Lifestyle Editor ([email protected])

Clare Ong — Photo Editor ([email protected])
Eliza Nuestro — Photo Editor (
[email protected])

Taylor Hawthorne — Co-Podcast Editor ([email protected])
Nellie Maloney — Co-Podcast Editor ([email protected])

Haley Alvarez-Lauto — Graphics & Layout Editor ([email protected])

Samantha Betsko — Multimedia Editor ([email protected])


Business Staff

For all business inquiries contact the Board of Directors of Back Bay Publishing Co., Inc.  ([email protected])